Swim Set Baby Zuri

Photographs courtesy of Karen Kilburn

Name: BabyZuri

Made by and When: Shindana Toys/1975

Material: Soft vinyl

Marks: SHINDANA TOYS 1972/DIV.OPERATION BOOTSTRAP INC.

Height: 13 inches

Hair/Eyes/Mouth: Brown sculpted curls/black painted eyes with brown irises/drink and wet mouth with painted lips

Clothes: Two-piece swim suit and overskirt, bare feet

Other: Includes an inflatable swan; note the box graphics that include an African American girl playing with Swim Set Baby Zuri.

Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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